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Startups and Innovation Ecosystems in Emerging Markets

A Brazilian Perspective

Editors: Oliveira, Jr., Moacir de Miranda, Cahen, Fernanda Ribeiro, Borini, Felipe Mendes (Eds.)

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  • First book that goes beyond anecdotes and case studies and looks at the successful development of the innovation ecosystems in the State of São Paulo
  • Presents an integrative and comprehensive approach to explain the blooming of startups and innovation ecosystems in the region
  • Discusses challenges in the venture capital industry 
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About this book

This book examines the behavior of high-tech startups and important aspects of innovation ecosystems in Brazil. It discusses how the local business environment boosts startups and high-tech entrepreneurship, leading to the most successful implementation of technology parks and incubation movements in Latin America. In the first part, the chapters explore the experience of Brazilian high-tech startups with regard to innovation, funding, background of the entrepreneur and their efforts entering international markets. The second part is dedicated to innovation ecosystems and explains the role of business incubators, acceleration programs, and university entrepreneurship in the country. 

About the authors

Moacir de Miranda Oliveira, Jr. is Full Professor and Head of the Business Administration Department at University of São Paulo, Brazil.

Fernanda Ribeiro Cahen is Visiting Researcher at the Marshall School of Business at the University of Southern California, USA - and Assistant Professor of Management at Centro Universitario FEI, Brazil.

Felipe Mendes Borini is Associate Professor at University of São Paulo, Brazil and at Escola Superior de Propaganda e Marketing (ESPM), Brazil.


Table of contents (11 chapters)

Table of contents (11 chapters)
  • Introduction

    Pages 1-14

    Miranda Oliveira, Moacir, Jr. (et al.)

  • Startups and Technology Transfer from Universities and Research Centers—An Analysis of the Impact on Launching New Products

    Pages 17-35

    Miranda Oliveira, Moacir, Jr. (et al.)

  • Internationalization of Brazilian High-Tech Startups

    Pages 37-53

    Cahen, Fernanda Ribeiro

  • The Background of the Entrepreneur in High-Tech Incubated Startups

    Pages 55-68

    Souza Marques, Natan (et al.)

  • The Financing of the Startup Life Cycle

    Pages 69-95

    Carrete, Liliam Sanchez (et al.)

Buy this book

eBook $89.00
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-030-10865-6
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $119.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-030-10864-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Startups and Innovation Ecosystems in Emerging Markets
Book Subtitle
A Brazilian Perspective
Editors
  • Moacir de Miranda Oliveira, Jr.
  • Fernanda Ribeiro Cahen
  • Felipe Mendes Borini
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive licence to Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-10865-6
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-10865-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-10864-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVI, 231
Number of Illustrations
13 b/w illustrations, 8 illustrations in colour
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